Tayshia Adams is staying tight-lipped after The Bachelorette‘s season 16 premiere on Tuesday. 

The 30-year-old Bachelor in Paradise alum mentioned the brand new season on the Click Bait podcast, out Thursday, Oct. 15, however was actually fairly coy. In the end, she did not handle the well-known rumors that she replaces Clare Crawley, who exits the present after discovering real love with contestant Dale Moss

Tayshia as a substitute mirrored on how the season is taking part in out through the COVID-19 pandemic. She mentioned, “I believed it was so fascinating how many individuals and what number of occasions they referenced like, ‘That is the primary time I hugged anyone in, like, six months or, like, holding fingers even,’ you realize what I imply?”

The truth star continued, “That is simply the way in which of the world these days, and I could not think about having that a lot freedom, as a result of we have been having to place masks on each single day. So to have the ability to, like, stroll round and date and kiss and maintain and do all that stuff and not using a masks is sort of weird.”